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Nissan GTR dethroned by 911 Turbo (VIDEO)

By Nic_low on 19 Apr 2014


The Nissan GTR is commonly known as the 'King of drag race' with its potent off-the-line performance. Credits to its clever all-wheel drive system, the GTR can effectively put down its 545bhp and 630Nm of torque on the drag strip. Recently, however, British publication EVO took out the GTR and pit it against Porsche's new 911 Turbo - and found otherwise.
 
In comparison, the 991 gen Turbo has 520 horses - 25 fewer than the GTR. But it weighs 1,665kg - compared to the GTR's 1,746kg. That could have given it a slight advantage.

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adam5 Apr 20 2014 12:52 PM
What a joke!!. Turbo against non-turbo.

Why don't they try 911 turbo against 911 non-turbo or carburator car against fuel-injector car.

Please try again when GTR comes equip with a turbo. Then it is fair competition.
ManHong Apr 20 2014 02:53 PM

What a joke!!. Turbo against non-turbo.

Why don't they try 911 turbo against 911 non-turbo or carburator car against fuel-injector car.

Please try again when GTR comes equip with a turbo. Then it is fair competition.

I believe GTR already eqquiped with a V6 twinturbo engine.. right?

Fett Apr 21 2014 03:42 PM

It's actually somewhat a fair fight, cos both are 3.8L 6-cylinder twin turbocharged.

 

But the GTR looks a little heavier though. 

Ahbengdriver Nov 09 2014 04:31 PM

the GTR is Twin Turbo charged, and so is the faster 911 Turbo.

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